Tag Archives: bail bonds
A case heard by the U.S. Fifth Circuit Court of Appeals this week could change the landscape of American bail practices.
On October 1, 2016, police arrested Andrew Goodson for carrying a knife just short of 6 inches long, a Class A misdemeanor in Texas. The next day, guards brough...Read More
The study found that detained defendants had it worse all around. They were less likely than bond defendants to receive deferred adjudication or probation. And ...Read More